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Assistant Athletic Director:
Brian Polk

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Department Phone:
512-471-5883

Department Fax:
512-471-6589

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It is most important that each UIL member school stay current with all athletic rules and policies. This page contains sport specific rule and season information for football. For additional information on UIL rules, refer to the policy section or the manuals section of our web site.

Football News

March 19, 2020
COVID-19 (Coronavirus) and Athletic Contests

Amid growing concerns over COVID-19 (Coronavirus), the UIL state events have been suspended. 

More information on Athletic contests can be found here.

 

2020-21 Football COVID Calendar and Info

 

 

Tentative Football Dates 2020-21

1A-4A Dates

 

1A-4A Schools that have offered strength and conditioning since july 20

Date Event or Deadline
August 3 First day of conditioning (No contact activities permitted. No contact equipment except helmets may be worn.)
August 8 First day of full contact
August 20-22 Scrimmage Dates
August 27, 28, 29 Week One

*Schools will have 11 weeks to play 10 games 

**The above is only for schools who were not shut-down through August 3

 

1A-4A SCHOOLS WHO HAVE NOT OFFERERED STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING SINCE JULY 20

Date Event or Deadline
August 3 Strength and Conditioning and Sport Specific activities only, no pads or helmets allowed
August 10 Begin Acclimatization Period
August 20 Scrimmage Dates
August 27, 28, 29 Week One

*Schools will have 11 weeks to play 10 games

 

Possible Playing Dates

Week Dates
Week One August 27, 28, 29
Week Two September 3, 4, 5
Week Three September 10, 11, 12
Week Four September 17, 18, 19
Week Five September 24, 25, 26
Week Six October 1, 2, 3
Week Seven October 8, 9, 10
Week Eight October 15, 16, 17
Week Nine October 22, 23, 24
Week Ten October 29, 30, 31
Week Eleven November 5, 6, 7
District Certification
Date Deadline
November 7 District Certification - Schools have 11 weeks to play a maximum of 10 games.
Playoff Dates
Week Dates
Week One November 12, 13, 14
Week Two November 19, 20, 21
Week Three November 26, 27, 28
Week Four December 3, 4, 5
Week Five December 10, 11, 12
State Championships December 16, 17, 18, 19 (Conferences 1A-4A)

 

5A-6A DATES

5A-6A SCHOOLS THAT HAVE OFFERED STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING SINCE August 24
Date Event or Deadline
September 7 First day of conditioning (No contact activities permitted. No contact equipment except helmets may be worn.)
September 17-19 1st Scrimmage
September 24-26 Week One

*Schools will have 11 weeks to play 10 games 

**The above is only for schools who were not shut-down through September 7

 

5A-6A SCHOOLS WHO HAVE NOT OFFERERED STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING SINCE AUGUST 24

Date Event or Deadline
September 7 Strength and Conditioning and Sport Specific activities only, no pads or helmets allowed
September 14 Begin Acclimatization Period
September 24-26 1st Scrimmage
October 1-3 Week One

*Schools will have one less scrimmage in this scenario

DISTRICT CERTIFICATION
Date Deadline
November 5 District Certification 
PLAYOFF DATES
Week Dates
Week One Decmeber 10, 11, 12
Week Two December 17, 18, 19
Week Three December 24 or 26 (No games may be played on December 25)
Week Four December 31 - January 2
Week Five January 7, 8, 9
State Championships January 11, 12